Category: Hebrews

10th Grade Faith Questions Part III

At their confirmation retreat a couple of weeks ago, our 10th graders had the opportunity to ask faith questions about things they were still wondering about.  We discussed as many […]

Gathering Together…At the Fair

Note:  This blog post was first published in the “Pastor’s Perspective” column in the Owatonna People’s Press, August 18, 2018 Perhaps this is true for you too:  Today, if I […]


“Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight and the sin that clings so closely,[a] and let us run with […]

You Too

There is a young girl who comes up with her family when we serve Holy Communion.  When I see her coming in my line, I always smile…because I know what […]

Luther500 Germany Trip: Surrounded

There have been many “holy moments” during the Luther500 Germany trip.  Time spent in conversation with friends, good fellowship, worship…all these things come together to create an amazing experience. But […]


The Buegler family has spent a lot of time in the last week watching the Olympics.  It’s fun to watch it together and talk about the different events.  (Olympic Race Walking? […]

Auditoriums and Stories

It’s the end of the school year, and between our two sons and their involvement in both choir and band, we’ve found ourselves spending quite a bit of time in […]

Bold and Confident

“Bold and Confident” Hebrews 10:19-25 Pastor Todd Buegler November 14-15, 2015 Stewardship Commitment Weekend Trinity Lutheran Church Grace and peace to you from God our Creator, and from Jesus, the […]


This is another in the occasional series of posts responding to faith questions people wrote early last fall: The question today:  “With all the religions out there, how do we […]


As a pastor, this past weekend was one of my favorite ones of the whole church year.  I love, love, love watching young people affirm their baptismal vows in what […]